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Table 11 Self-declared labour force participation and cognitive and non-cognitive skills

From: Personality, cognitive skills and life outcomes: evidence from the Polish follow-up study to PIAAC

  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)
Numeracy   0.005    0.005 0.008 0.007
Conscientiousness    0.119*   0.119*   0.107*
Extraversion    0.007   0.008   0.007
Agreeableness    − 0.084   − 0.084   − 0.080
Openness    0.013   0.013   0.013
Neuroticism    − 0.076***   − 0.076***   − 0.075***
Perseverance of effort     0.040   0.041 0.028
Consistency of interest     0.005   0.004 − 0.010
Age 0.189*** 0.189*** 0.184*** 0.187*** 0.184*** 0.188*** 0.184***
Age # age − 0.002*** − 0.002*** − 0.002*** − 0.002*** − 0.002*** − 0.002*** − 0.002***
Female − 0.383*** − 0.382*** − 0.360*** − 0.390*** − 0.359*** − 0.389*** − 0.363***
Years of education 0.049*** 0.048*** 0.047*** 0.048*** 0.046*** 0.047*** 0.046***
Constant − 3.750*** − 3.742*** − 3.634*** − 3.701*** − 3.625*** − 3.688*** − 3.620***
Observations 4452 4452 4452 4452 4452 4452 4452
R 2 0.301 0.301 0.309 0.303 0.309 0.303 0.309
  1. * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001. Dependent variable, numeracy and non-cognitive skills are standardised